German WWI Imperial belt buckle. Unissued and still wrapped in tissue paper, This is a Prussian enlisted/NCO ranks buckle. Has 100% of its original Green paint. Rare to find unissued.
German Imperial officers shoulderboards. Matched pair, these are Gold cord tops with Inner Blue "V"s. Two gold pips to each. The base color is Red. The original button is held on with a pin and the boards have safety pins to hold them onto the tunic. Very nice condition.
German Imperial Dragoners officers greacoat. This ones very nice! The greatcoat is made of top quality Moleskin wool, very smooth and soft. Cornflower Blue wool with White collar and piping on the cuffs. Both lapels are also white wool. Tall standup collar has three hooks. All buttons appear to match and are a smooth Gold color with solid backs and are marked "EXTRA FEIN". The shoulderboards are slip-on style and are for teh rank of Hauptmann (Captain), the boards are also Cornflower Blue based. The coat is heavy and well made. The liner is made up of a polished LightBlue cotton and is made up of several panels. There is an inner belt as well. The Tailors tag inside is for Stuttgart. A fantastic greatcoat, well made and in excellent shape, no mothing that I can find, no fading, it shows light use. Its also padded in the chest area.
German Imperial tunic. DarkBlue wool with a Red tall stand up collar. Rank brass buttons on each side held on with split pins. Shoulderboards are Red topped and have Black and White twist cord piping. Yellow chainstiching with the number "136" on each. Eight button brass front, tunic has Red cuffs Light Blue piped and three buttons each. This tunic has the shooting cord which is woven DarkRed and Off White cording. Back has Red piping to the flaps and buttons. A Medium to Dark Green polished cotton material for the liner, liner shows some wear from use. Inner belt and buckle. Tunic has name tag inside "J. SCHEIDWEILER STRASSBURG E." and named to the soldier with the date 1913. Some moth nips and some light tracks here and there but still very nice.
German Imperial enlisted tunic. This ones a fine quality wool in a Dark Green color. Has Red standup collar. Sew-in shoulderboards, Dark Green topped and are Red piped with chainstiching "86" and the Bomb on each. Eight brass button front. Cuffs are also Red with Green piping. There is an Iron Cross 2nd class ribbon to the button hole. Full Black Polished cotton material. This tunic is well padded. On the rear its piped in Red and has more of the Brass or Gold finish buttons. Tunic is in excellent shape! no fading, shows light if any wear and has a few small moth nips here and there. This tunic is named and has the owners name tag sewn in near the neck. Named to "KLINGER" and the Regiment number matches the shoulderboards "86". Very nice tunic and very clean for over 100 Years old.
Imperial German Long coat. Really nice condition coat is Blue wool with Red facing lapels, Red collar and Red piping on the cuffs. Smooth polished Brass buttons on the front and back. Loops for two medals, one on each side. Collar has hooks for clouser and an inner collar as well. Shoulderboards are for a Leutnant. Boards are Red based and a dull silver bullion cord top. The liner is fantastic! A LightGray polished cotton material, then the lower half is a Black polished cotton material, with an inner waist belt and buckle. Liner shows little wear and is excellent. Inside the pocket, is the makers tag and the name, its date 1914. This coat is excellent and shows no wear and no mothing, very nice for a coat over 100 years old.
A fantastic WWI or Pre-war Berlin Infantry officers tunic. This is a tunic is nice and clean and in good shape! Blue wool body has Red collar which is the standup style that has three hooks with an inside partial liner. Red lapels inside. Tunic has all its original buttons in smooth Copper/Gold color . Cuffs are Blue with Red piping. Both shoulderboards are White piped for Infantry and are for an Leut. Liner is all Black and shows light use. Inside is an inner belt and chromed buckle.
This style coat is a 3/4 coat, not a tunic but a 3/4 length coat. There is a makers or tailors label inside the liner at the neck, but its frayed and hard to read. This coat is named with a readable tailors label inside the inner pocket, and is named to the officer and is nicely dated 1908. Its for Infantry Regt. 24. Tag is excellent. It comes with a paper that says the name, and I.R. 24 for Berlin and he became an OberLt 1912-1913. I don't see any mothing or damage, save some light wear at the top of the neck and a few pics on the edge of the cuffs, but its nice! Nice clean original 3/4 tunic, but remember this tunic is over 100 years old!
German Imperial Visor cap. Blue wool top finer black capband, maybe NCO. Red piped. Cap has the short bill in Black. Visor has the national cockade and the cockade for Baden. The liner is a DarkTan or Brown Oilcloth and is unmarked. Brown leather sweatband has a unique Stamp into the leather band with the Kaisers Crown and emblem and the state shield. A section of the band is missing on one side by about 3 inches. Cap still has the paper size tag on the sweatband 56. The cap shows mothing to the lower part of the cap band. You can see the cardboard edging, its been mothed all around this bottom. A nip in the red piping and a few nips to the top. Not as good shape as the others for sale, but has a unique stamp in the band.
Imperial German Visor cap. Early 1900's Imperial visor cap. Blue wool body shows light use and no mothing, a moth nip to the top, but small. Red band and Red piping. Black Visor or bill is in good shape, the cap does not look like it was worn much. Has the National cockade and the State cockade for Wurttemberg. The sweatband is oil cloth and still soft but has light flaking to the oil cloth which is typical for its age. Full liner in tan cloth, really nice makers name and stamp and has the Regt. stamp as well off to the side. A nice clean cap.